Executive Director, San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center: San Francisco, CA
Katie Albright, an attorney, is the Executive Director of the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center, a community-based non-profit dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect, promoting healthy families and the mental health of children. Ms. Albright has 20 years of experience advocating for children throughout her career working in the public, private and non-profit sectors in California and Washington, D.C.
Before joining the San Francisco Child Abuse Prevention Center, Ms. Albright served as a San Francisco Deputy City Attorney, as well as Acting General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel for the San Francisco Unified School District. She co-led policy development and outreach efforts at both the San Francisco Education Fund and Preschool California. Ms. Albright was an associate at Latham & Watkins, LLP in Los Angeles and clerked for Chief Judge Motz on the United States District Court in Maryland. She co-founded and taught in the Kayole-Gitau Nursery School and Community Center in Nairobi, Kenya.
Ms. Albright received her law degree, graduating cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center and received her Bachelor of Arts with honors from Williams College. Ms. Albright serves on the San Francisco Juvenile Probation Commission, as well as the board of her children’s school. Ms. Albright previously served on the San Francisco Board of Appeals and the boards of NARAL Pro-Choice America and Planned Parenthood Golden Gate, as well as other non-profits and municipal committees dedicated to women, education, and children’s rights.
- See Albright's Action Pledge to "Create a community in San Francisco where 100% of the children grow up free from violence and fear."